This article describes how to create a PGP key on a smart card or token.
Use PGP Desktop to create a PGP keypair on a smart card or token, or to copy a PGP keypair to a smart card or token. Both options give you an extra layer of security in that you can keep your PGP keypair with you, on your smart card or token, instead of leaving it on your system: a PGP keypair on a smart card or token is less vulnerable than the same keypair stored on your computer because you can keep the smart card or token with you.
To generate a PGP keypair on a smart card
Specify the settings for:
Some settings may not be available if the smart card you are using does not support them. Click OK to save your settings and exit the Advanced Key Settings dialog box.